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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Amazing place. The service was impeccable. The food is worthy of a Michelin rating. The riverview room with ensuite was spotless and very comfortable. Our stay here was amazing. Faultless. We cannot recommend The Cross highly enough. 6 stars!!

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

First of all, I must state in fairness, that we probably weren't the right customers for this establishment as we are not interested in fine dining. Ideally, it would suit people who wanted an elaborate dinner with accomodation on site. The room we were in, was an attic room in the eaves of the building which, although tastefully decorated, was... More 

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Blairgowrie
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

A peaceful, tranquil place to arrive at after a long drive from the Far North! This converted mill is beautifully designed, with a lovely woodland garden lovingly maintained. Our room was comfortable, with nice personal touches. We appreciated the seating area with a sofa - so many hotel rooms have only one chair, for some reason! Dinner is very much... More 

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Leicestershire
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

This restaurant with rooms had comfortable rooms. Our room overlooked the burn and there was a bath as well as a shower. There were some easy walks which started in the car park. The food in the restaurant that evening comprised high quality ingredients with delicious flavours which was as good a many Michelin starred restaurants that we have eaten... More 

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Thank Anne K
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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent location, with superb food both breakfast and dinner along with fine selection of wines. The rooms are clean, but basic and rather small and not places to luxuriate so don't expect that. Proprietors friendly and helpful; atmosphere is one of calm and quiet so dinner area is not in any way lively; although not a fan of music in... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

Dinner and breakfast was of the highest quality on both days, couldn’t fault it. The accommodation was great, the upstairs lounge, outside seating, had a really nice homely feel to it The Room (No9) – was fine enough, comfy bed, was disappointed that there no on bath for a soak after a long day. But was well rested and fed... More 

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

This place is a secret - nice rooms with modern bathrooms. The restaurant is first class, one of the best meals with had, better than any 1 and 2 star Michelin restaurants we visited. The owners and the chef do an outstanding job.

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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We first stayed here two years ago, and this return visit was just as good, perhaps better. Dinner was excellent for us all, I love the attention to detail as I don't eat seafood but they go to great lengths to give the full dinner experience to us all. We had a choice of rooms on arrival and I recommend... More 

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Berkshire
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

We recently took an American friend with the surname ‘MacPherson’ on a mini tour of Scotland so this had to include a visit to the MacPherson museum in Newtonmore. Finding accommodation in this area wasn’t easy so with the help of Best Hotel Guide and Trip Advisor we settled on the Cross Hotel in Kingussie. Whilst the reports were excellent,... More 

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

One night stay on the way to Thurso. Very warm welcome and pleasant, very clean room with a view of the stream near the hotel. Very good meal served in the attractive dining room. Excellent food starting with interesting canapés in the lounge area. Breakfast was also good and enhanced by the red squirrel feeding from nuts in a box... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A contemporary five star restaurant with eight comfortable bedrooms set in a converted tweed mill and situated in 4 acres of riverside grounds within Cairngorm National Park. AA three-rosette award winning dinners feature the highest quality fresh, local, and seasonal produce, all complimented by a 300 bin wine list and around 40 specialist malt whiskies. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cross at Kingussie

Address: The Cross Tweedmill Brae Ardbroilach Road, Kingussie PH21 1LB, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Kingussie
Price Range: €126 - €259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cross at Kingussie 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Rear room had views of the red squirrels feeding area, not overlooked.”
 of 5 bubbles MazerHeywood, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The two rooms we have stayed in were great, looking down towards the river. I think almost all the rooms have a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles alanmA2354QB, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms next to the stream are very soothing”
 of 5 bubbles gaybrielleg, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 4: small balcony overlooking the burn. Brilliant!”
 of 5 bubbles GreenLinnet, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Food is amazing”
 of 5 bubbles CoveCurlew, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
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